Abadi sack Keywords Khersan appointed as general secretary of the Council of Ministers

Twilight News / said a senior source close to the Iraqi government that the prime minister Haider al-Abadi sacked on Tuesday, Secretary General of the Council of Ministers Mahdi Keywords, and replaced him Imad Khersan.

The Keywords, a proxy may fill the position about two months ago after the exemption former Secretary Hamid Amin Khalaf.

The source told Anatolia, and I followed Twilight News, The Abadi today issued a decree appointing Imad Khersan, the post of Secretary General of the Council of Ministers ", pointing out that al-Abadi decided to dump the Mahdi Keywords to manage his own office.

And Emad Khersan, an Iraqi engineer holds US citizenship, and was part of the crew of advisers who worked with US civil administrator Paul Bremer, during the US occupation of Iraq the wake of the overthrow of former President Saddam Hussein's regime in 2003.

Since the formation of al-Abadi last year of his government deliberately to make administrative changes and large-scale in an effort to dismantle the vast network of are the senior staff appointed by his predecessor, Nuri al-Maliki of those close to him.

Abadi also launched last August, campaign reforms, including the abolition of senior positions, including the position of his predecessor, al-Maliki, Vice President of the Republic, as well as the abolition of other ministries and merge.